Format Options

Residential Courses: (Crew live aboard.  Yachts may stay away from base overnight.  All meals provided from lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 2.)

  • 5 Day Course (0900 Monday to 1600 Friday).  Price £546 – £624
  • 3 X 2-day weekends (2000 Friday to 1600 Sunday)*.  Price £264 – £312 per weekend
  • 1 X 2-day weekend and 1 X 3 day weekend (2000 Friday to 1600 Sunday or M0nday)*
    Price £264 – £312 for 2 days. £408 – £448 for 3-days

NB *  Starting from January 2022 residential weekend courses will start at 2000 on the Friday evening for crew briefing and an earlier start on the Saturday morning. Dinner on the Friday is not included.

Non-Residential Courses: (Yachts return to the marina at the end of each day.  Crew return home or to shore accommodation overnight, No meals provided; crews must bring a packed lunch each day.  One in 3 non-residential weekends may finish late on the Saturday to allow some night sailing.)

  • 3 X 2-day weekends (0900 – 1700 Saturday and 0900 to 1600 Sunday).  Price £244 to £392 per weekend

The availability table below shows dates and prices of Practical Sailing weekends and Practical Sailing Weeks (5 days Mon to Fri).  They are mixed experience level so you can choose from any of these for your day skipper course.

Covid Safety Measures for Practical Courses

Additional Terms and Conditions

Suggested Packing List for Residential Sailing

Suggested packing list for Day Sailing

Essential Prior Knowledge/Experience

RYA Competent Crew Course and RYA Day Skipper Theory course or equivalent knowledge or experience.

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